New international cycle race for Yorkshire confirmed A major new international cycle race for Yorkshire has been confirmed by the sport’s world governing body, the UCI. The provisionally titled Tour de Yorkshire – run by Welcome to Yorkshire and the
And God’s Own Country has shown itself to be a bloody wonderful place, once again! How many cities, counties and provinces all over the world host the beginning of the Tour de France and we have been the one to get our own cycle race out of it. Even though I live in Cornwall more than half the time I continue to be so proud of being a Yorkshire lass and I wouldn’t change that for the world. Good on ya, Yorkshire, keep on proving yerself and let’s make this as good as the Grand Depart.